I am a beginner at knitting. I am trying to knit booties for my identical twins due on 25th Nov 2010.
The pattern is
Cast on 35 sts
1st and alt rows: (ws) Knit
[B][COLOR=“Red”]2nd row: (K1. yfwd. K16, yfwd) twice. K1 (39 sts)[/COLOR][/B]
(On knit row, K into back of yfwd st)
4th row: ( K1. yfwd. K18,yfwd) twice. K1. (43 sts)
6th row: ( K1 yfwd K20 yfwd) twice. K1.
(47 sts) K11 rows garter st.
1st row: (rs) K19 K2tog K5 Slip1 K1 psso, Sl 1 yf
2nd row: K2tog, K5. Sl 1.K1. psso. Sl 1P. yf. Turn
3rd and 4th rows: As 2nd row.
5th row: K2tog. K5. Sl 1. K1.psso Sl1. Turn
6th row: P2 tog tbl. K5. P2tog. Sl 1P. Turn
7th and 8th rows: As 5th and 6th rows
9th row: K2tog. K5. Sl 1. K1 psso. Knit to end of row.
10th row: Purl.
11th row: K1. *P1. K1. Rep from * to end of row.
12th row: P1. K1. P1. Rep from to end of row.
Rep last 2 rows for 6cm ending with 12th row. Cast off in rib.
Sew sole seam. Sew back seam reversing for folded top.
I know what 1st row means. I am confused about what second line means
2nd row: (K1. yfwd. K16, yfwd) twice. K1 (39 sts)
If anyone can guide me on this, I wud be really grateful